Files with pax extension are used by the PickAx software. 

There are 3 other file types using
the PAX file extension!

empty icon.pax - Personal Ancestral File data file

empty icon.pax - PAX archive

empty icon.pax - VCOMP lossless compressed general purpose data file

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Software that works with pax file extension

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PAX file extension - PickAx secure graphic file

What is pax file? How to open pax files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

The pax file extension is associated with the PickAx. The pax file format provides lossless compression of images by using technology similar to that used in PNG files. This means that the image files will be small but without loss of image detail. Security is provided by the well-known and trusted Blowfish encryption algorithm.

The default software associated to pax file type:

PickAx  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Smaller Animals Software, Inc.

PickAx is an older image viewer and converter for the most basic fgraphics ile types.

Help how to open PAX files:

Use PickAx to open .pax secure graphic files.

How to convert file with extension PAX:

There is not any known conversion for the pax extension files.

List of software applications associated to the .pax file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open pax file, edit pax file, convert pax file, view pax file, play pax file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting pax files.

  • View pax file
  • Export pax file

pax file viewer - programs that view pax file - PickAx secure graphic file

Click on the link to get more information about PickAx for view pax file action.

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